State Health Policy
The Sacramento office provides state policymakers and the media a valuable local resource and a link to experts at CHCF's Oakland headquarters. The office hosts briefings on important issues of the day.
The California Legislature held a joint hearing to consider rate regulation of health insurance premiums at which CHCF's Maribeth Shannon testified.
Consumer enrollment in marketplace health plans was a defining moment for the ACA. User experiences with Covered California and HealthCare.gov are presented in two reports and a Health Affairs GrantWatch blog.
How did consumers fare when signing up for ACA coverage in California? Early research shows a mixed bag.
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Sacramento Office Manager & Program Associate916.329.4542
The Affordable Care Act is changing health care for Californians — but how much? A new interactive data tool will provide insights. ACA 411
California's state-county partnership for health care is shifting under the ACA. This framework provides policymakers and stakeholders a way to understand the changes.
Which type of Medi-Cal managed care plan does the best job caring for enrollees? A follow-up issue brief compares locally sponsored plans to commercial plans. Monitoring Performance MediCal Managed Care
Objective information on health care costs, coverage, quality, and delivery supports effective decision-making. The Almanac provides data and analysis on California's health care system. Almanac
Select data charts and graphs from CHCF reports to create your own presentation.